Panels & Workshops
We will have a ton of panels and workshops on topics ranging from anime to comedy and beyond. This is where you can come, talk about your favorite anime, talk about cosplay, learn about making cosplay props, and more.
Show off your costuming making skills or entertain the audience with a creative performance. Sing, dance, and break thin… don’t break things. Come on stage and compete to have the best costume or performance.
Browse our dealer’s room and buy anime stuff. Get DVDs, plushies, wall scrolls, and fill your room with anime memorabilia. Don’t go home empty-handed.
Browse the work of a dozen artists and their creations. Shop from artists selling all kinds of original art, creations, collectibles, figures, and more.
AniMore will have a gaming room filled with video game consoles for you to play for fun or to compete against your friends.
Come play dozens of tabletop games in our tabletop gaming area.
Come enjoy the " Totally Not A Rave" both Friday and Saturday Nights. The convention will have it’s own late night dance with cool dance music. Come, bring out your glowsticks, and party with us! Do not forget the Formal Ball on Friday night and the dance contest on Saturday night.
Our awesome guests will be doing Q&As during the convention, so you can come ask them questions about your favorite anime!
Get your anime merch signed by our guests for free. Bring in your DVDs, wall scrolls, and posters to get signed by our awesome guests.
Come join our version of chess with live players.
Man At Arms
Man At Arms, from Baltimore, the best fantasy weapons blacksmithing group in the world. They have a 4 million subscriber YouTube channel. Matt Stagmer, host and bladesmith, has been making swords for 17 years. He is the lead blade grinder at Baltimore Knife and Sword. In the summer of 2014 he began hosting the hit web series MAN AT ARMS: REFORGED. Teamed with other talented craftsmen, he brings to life the most requested fantasy arms and armor from your favorite video games, anime, and other pop culture genres. Ilya Alekseyev was born in Troitsk, Russia. Since an early age, he developed a liking to the art and craftsmanship of bladed weapons. He likes to bring his background in Art History, Asian Studies, and Philosophy into his craft. Ilya is currently an Armourer working with Baltimore Knife and Sword as well as one of the product designers. Among the skills that he brings to the Man at Arms project are his expertise in armor, Damascus steel, bloomery steel, and engraving.